Welcome to Theme Park Review! Photos & Videos of Theme Parks, Roller Coasters, and FUN!

Waldameer Amusement Park
220 Peninsula Drive, Erie, Pennsylvania 16505
814-838-3591
http://www.waldameer.com/
Google Satellite Image
Rides & Attractions Trip Reports Park Guide Videos Nostalgia Park Maps Discussion
Roller Coaster Photos
Comet
Ravine Flyer 3
Ravine Flyer II
Steel Dragon

Other Ride Photos
Ali Baba
Bumper Cars
Carousel
Ferris Wheel
Flying Swings
Frog Hopper
Happy Swing
L Ruth Express
Mega Vortex
Music Express
Paratrooper
Pirate's Cove
Scrambler
Sea Dragon
Sky Ride
Spider
SS Wally
Thunder River
Tilt-A-Whirl
Whacky Shack
Wendy's Tea Party
Wipeout
X Scream

Theme Park Review Photo Updates
TPR's 2008 Behemoth Bash Tour
Ravine Flyer II Film Shoot
Summer 2003 Photos

TPR Member Photo Trip Reports
September 5th, 2015 by ejot
June 10th, 2014 by JRice92
August 3rd, 2012 by Chadster
September 5th, 2010 by odene497
August 5th, 2008 by natatomic
August 5th, 2008 by Hhappy
August 17th, 2007 by shesaidboom
May 28th, 2007 by ginzo
August 20th, 2006 by Dailey Enterprizes

Attractions
Ravine Flyer II is the biggest reason to visit the park. The long awaited wooden coaster from Gravity Group flows from the top of the lift hill down the ravine to the bluffs below. The power of the ride doesn't let up until the train hits the final brake run. Steel Dragon is a solid Maurer Sohne spinning coaster.

Whacky Shack and Pirates Cove are two Bill Tracy creations that are so rare in these times.

The park also has a selection of traditional flat rides. Ali Baba (Flying Carpet) and X-Scream (Drop Tower) are the most thrilling of the flats.
Food
Snacks and desserts are some of the better food options at Waldameer. The prices are fair and variety is limited. Another option at Waldameer is to bring your own food. The park even provide free grills if you bring the charcoal. The parking lot very close to the BBQ area.

Please note: all purchases in the parks are cashless so you need to load money on to a Wally Card for food/games and purchases.
Operating Season
The park is open on weekends in May. From June to Labor the park is open day, except Mondays. The park is not open on Mondays, except Holidays.

http://www.waldameer.com/events.asp
Established Seasonal events
Not applicable
Access & Location
The park is losated close to where I-79 and I-90 meet in Erie, Pennsylvania. Driving directions can be found on the parks website
http://www.waldameer.com/plan_directions_link.asp
Nearby Lodging
Waldameer has a list of nearby lodging options on their website. Some of these hotels offer discount tickets to the park.
http://www.waldameer.com/plan_nearby.asp
Virtual Queue Options
Not available.
Shows
The same cast stages three entirely different musical shows each day at the Showtime Theater next to the Pirate's Cove.
Videos
Comet Wooden Roller Coaster POV
Ravine Flyer II Wooden Roller Coaster

Nostalgia
Gravity Group's Ravine Flyer II Postcard

Park Maps
2013 Park Map
2012 Park Map

Discussion
Waldameer Discussion Thread

TPR Member Info:
Forum Screen Name:  
Forum Password:  
If you do not have a username/password, click here to register




Your Review:
Title:

Limit: 750 characters . (750 left)

 



Return to Park Index Home Page Link
Theme Park Review Home

Click here to contribute your trip report or ride photos to Theme Park Review

Enter your email address below to join our mailing list.

Please click HERE to join our mailing list!

These pages are in no way affiliated with nor endorsed by Busch Entertainment, Cedar Fair, Legoland, Paramount Parks, Tussaud's Group, Six Flags, Universal Studios, the Walt Disney Company, Walt Disney World, or any other theme park or roller coaster company.

All onride photos and videos on this website were taken with the permission of the park by a professional ride photographer. For yours  and others safety, please do not attempt to take photos or videos at parks without proper permission.

Disclaimer!  You need a sense of humor to view our site,  if you don't have a sense of humor, or are easily offended, please turn back now!


Contact Theme Park Review